Organizations we work with and respect.
KPMG LLP, a UK limited liability partnership, is a subsidiary of KPMG Europe LLP and operates from 22 offices across the UK with over 11,000 partners and staff. The UK firm recorded a turnover of £1.7 billion in the year ended September 2011. KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax, and Advisory services. We operate in 152 countries and have 145,000 professionals working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative (“KPMG International”), a Swiss entity. KPMG International provides no client services.
DAI is a global consulting firm that provides social and economic development solutions to business, government, and civil society in developing and transitioning countries. DAI works on the frontlines of international development. Transforming ideas into action — action into impact. DAI is committed to shaping a more livable world.
FutureBrand is a leading brand consultancy that commands a global presence spanning 24 major cities around the world. The unique combination of business strategy, creative skills, innovation and future-biased thinking makes FutureBrand a valuable partner to help companies, products, services or organisations create and deploy solutions to growth and profitability challenges. Across multiple channels of communications and user touch-points in a brand’s experience, FutureBrand helps to maximise Brand value and impact for competitive advantage. As a leading global brand consultancy, FutureBrand helps clients to ‘think ahead to stay ahead’ via the power of their brand(s) and their brand(s) potential. Clients include ArcelorMittal, P&G, London 2012, Intel, Barclays, Nokia, Nestle, MasterCard, UPS, and Unilever.
100%Open is a new open innovation agency spun out of NESTA, the UK’s National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts. Their vision of open innovation is when an enterprise realises a fast and significant return on investment by making partners out of suppliers, customers or clients. 100%Open offers strategic planning, programme design and delivery, training and combines business acumen with extensive hands-on experience of implementing successful open innovation.
In Collaborating with the Crowd, Roland Harwood and Shelley Kuipers share insight into why they work so well together and how businesses can benefit by embracing the crowd.